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To Not Blame Those Sent for Being Sent

via We Veterans Thank You Two score and four years ago, my uncle returned from the Vietnam War to being ‘cursed, ridiculed’ and possibly assaulted because we blamed the soldiers for our government’s execution of foreign policy.  And I do … Continue reading

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In Honor of the Fallen on the Anniversary of D-Day

Please take a few minutes and watch this amazing documentary about war and peace. The Fallen of World War II from Neil Halloran on Vimeo. You will find hope if you reach the end credits.  I guarantee it.

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How The Sinking Of The Lusitania Heralded An Entirely New Kind Of War

http://io9.com/how-the-sinking-of-the-lusitania-heralded-an-entirely-n-1702800197 A less gentlemanly kind of war.  Interesting short history on this 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Big Read Book Discussion Wed 14 Jan 2015 6:30 pm

The second Big Read book discussion of The Things They Carried by O’Brien starts tomorrow evening, 6:30 p.m., at the Lansing Community Library, 730 1st Terrace, Suite 1, Lansing, Kansas. Questions to think about: In the list of all the … Continue reading

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Big Read Discussion #1 ~ Opening Remarks by Professor Prasch

I attended the first book discussion (a second one is scheduled in January) on the book The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien this past Wednesday night.  Please see my previous post about the kick off of the Big Read … Continue reading

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Article: The 10 Most Important Theories of Why We Make War

The 10 Most Important Theories of Why We Make War http://io9.com/the-10-most-important-theories-of-why-we-make-war-1550133753 War … what is it good for? Absolutely nothing? Ten theories on why war. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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This mathematician’s life could be an epic action movie!

http://io9.com/this-mathematicians-life-could-be-an-epic-action-movie-1514730603 I think I need to check out The Physics of War from the library. Math + Action = Fun Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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